AURORA, Ill. -- Visiting Alverno College dropped a Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference match to host Aurora University, 3-0, Wednesday night in Thornton Gymnasium.
The Spartans (13-5, 1-1 NACC) topped the Inferno (7-8, 0-2 NACC) in straight sets, 25-12, 25-20 and 25-18.
Although the Alverno attack was a respectable .148 with 24 kills on 88 attacks, the Spartans hit .237 with 35 kills and added six service aces.
Alverno takes a break from league play for its final nonconference matches of the season at the Finlandia Invitational Tournament up in Hancock, Michigan this Saturday. The Inferno begins its three-match day versus host Finlandia University at 10 a.m. EDT.